Category Archives: @Pablo_El_Diablo

Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 1-31-16

ONE Championship held its second event in a week with ONE Championship 38. Lightweight Eduard Folayang got past Tetsuya Yamada for a unanimous decision win. The main event saw Ev Ting dominate Eric Kelley in a Lightweight contest. Ting won via guillotine choke at 1:58 of round 3. Bellator kicked off their 2016, which is…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 1-24-16

Three entertaining fight cards took place this past weekend, and not one happened to be in the UFC. Kicking things off was a monumental event for Legacy FC. Legacy FC 50 saw long time promotional man Justin Reiswerg defeat fellow Lightweight Jonathan Harris via rear naked choke at 1:43 of round 1. In another Lightweight…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 1-17-16

Well it has definitely been awhile. The Five Round Review is back and hopefully here to stay. To answer anyone who is wondering why this review has been so inconsistent over the past two months, I am wrapping up college while simultaneously traveling... a lot. But that is neither here nor there. Let's get to…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 11-22-15

After last weekends wild outcome, it was hard to believe that this weekend could live up to the same hype. But it did. Four major events went down, including one that hosted a one night eight man tournament. Kicking things off was Bellator 146. Though much of the fight card was exciting, the main event…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 11-8-15

Many MMA fans are eagerly anticipating next weeks Rousey vs Holm fight, but this weekend produced some exciting fights of its own. The action started with Bellator 145 "Vengeance." Heavyweight Bobby Lashley avenged his last loss to James Thompson via TKO at :54 of round 1. Former Lightweight champion Michael Chandler defeated David Rickels for…
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RFO Big Guns 17 Recap

MMA athletes from all over Ohio and beyond made their way to Mansfield for Revelation Fight Organization’s latest event. RFO Big Guns 17 took place in Fairhaven Hall on the Richland County Fairgrounds on Oct. 17. Eleven fights took place, three of which were professional. The highlights came fast and early. In the third amateur…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 10-18-15

At Legacy FC 47, Bantamweight C.J. Hamilton made quick work of Brantley Furr with a TKO coming at just :20 of round 1. Middleweight Dave Vitkay continued his impressive win streak with a win over Wesley Barnes via TKO (doctor stoppage) at the end of round 2. In the main event Featherweight Jordan Rinaldi defeated…
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Revelation Fight Organization: RFO17 ‘The Exorcism’ – LIVE RESULTS

[adsenseyu1] Revelation Fight Organization: RFO17 'The Exorcism' - LIVE RESULTS @Pablo_El_Diablo is reporting the RFO 17 quick results live from the Fairhaven Hall 750 Home Rd N, Mansfield, Ohio  -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Professional Main Event 135lbs: Josh Longood vs. Kendale Young - Josh Longood def  Kendale Young via armbar at 4:17 of rd 2 145lbs: Mike Williams vs. RJ Buck - Mike…
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Revelation Fight Organization Returns This Saturday

A packed night of fights is once again set to take place in Mansfield, Ohio as Revelation Fight Organization presents RFO: Big Guns 17 on Oct 17. The fight card will take place in Fairhaven Hall on The Richland County Fairgrounds and will feature eight amateur and four professional fights. Doors open at 6 p.m.…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 10-11-15

ONE Championship 32 produced some of the more exciting fights this past weekend. Women's Flyweight Irina Mazepa came up big in her debut with a vicious KO win over Ann Osman at 3:05 of round 1. Undefeated Vitaly Bigdash defeated Igor Svirid in a come from behind TKO victory at :36 of round 2. With…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 10-4-15

Legacy FC 46 kicked off this past weeks MMA festivities. Middleweight Rafael Lovato Jr defeated Kevin Holland by way of rear naked choke at 1:24 of round 1. In the main event long time Legacy FC Bantamweight Steven "Ocho" Peterson upped his win streak to five with a thrilling unanimous decision win over Irwin Rivera.…
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Pablo Diablo’ Five Round Review 9-27-15

For the first time in awhile, Bellator held its second event in the span of two weeks time. Bellator 143 saw Featherweight Emmanuel Sanchez defeat Henry Corrales by split decision in the nights most exciting fight. Middleweight Kendall Grove won his first fight since his defeat to the champion. Grove got past fellow UFC veteran…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 9-20-15

Without a question, this weekend of mixed martial arts was ideal for any true MMA fan. From WSOF to Bellator, no matter where you turned you could watch an action packed night of fights. RFA 30 started things off. Lightweight Adam Townsend added another win to his streak with a unanimous decision over Ryan Roberts.…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 9-13-15

This past weekends events were just the calm before the storm that is next weekends schedule of major MMA fights. But that doesn't mean they're not just as important. Legacy FC 45 took place Friday with a brand new main event due to the initial one being scrapped because of an injury. Despite the shift…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 9-6-15

The Ultimate Fighting Championship dominated the MMA headlines this past week. The promotion had the lone major event this weekend as well as a huge press conference titled "GO BIG" with almost all of this winter's main event fighters attending. At UFC 191 Women's Strawweight prospect Paige VanZant kept her hype train going with a…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 8-30-15

Well it has been a busy summer with very few posts but the Five Round Review is back and here to stay! And oh what a week to come back with MMA news, especially Bellator news, coming from every which way. With that being said let's get back to it. At Legacy FC 44 Lightweight…
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XFC International 10 – Results

XFC International 10 Results: Results posted by @Pablo_el_Diablo   1. Fernando dos Santos vs Rubenilton Pereira – Fernando dos Santos def Rubenilton Pereira via unanimous decision 2. Pedro Falcão vs Missael Silva – Missael Silva def Pedro Falcão via unanimous decision 3. Mohamed Hassan Badawy vs Willian Cilli – Willian Cilli def Mohamed Hassan Badawy via rear naked choke at 4:17…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 6-21-15

I've been lazy in my recent attempts to keep this Five Round Review consistent in the month of June. With several vacations looming I regretfully have to say that trend will continue. But, I couldn't resist getting one out early for this weekends three big events. At ONE Championship 28 two single night tournament winners were crowned.…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 6-7-15

The busy weekend of MMA was kicked off with WSOF 21 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. TUF veteran Micheal Hill won his third straight fight in the promotion with a split decision win over fellow Welterweight Mark Drummond. Blagoi Ivanov claimed the Heavyweight title with a guillotine win that came at 1:17 of round 3 over…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 5-24-15

ONE Championship 27 saw one man defend his belt and another win an inaugural title. Thailand's Dejdamrong Sor Amnuaysirichoke won the inaugural Men's Strawweight championship with a unanimous decision win over Roy Doliguez. In the main event Japanese superstar Shinya Aoki utilized his world famous grappling to defeat Koji Ando by unanimous decision. Even with…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 5-17-15

At Bellator 137 former Bantamweight champion Eduardo "dudu" Dantas made a successful return with a unanimous decision win over Mike Richman. In the main event the Middleweight belt was going to be on the line, but that was not the case when champion Brandon Halsey missed weight. Regardless, Halsey defeated his opponent Kendall Grove via…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 5-10-15

The chances of MMA fans getting to see two large organizations go head to head is slim to none; but this past Saturday, RFA took on fellow AXS TV promotion Legacy FC. The competition, which featured four bouts of RFA vs Legacy, was friendly (between the two owners at least) but bragging rights were on…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 4-26-15

ONE Championship 26 was perhaps the biggest event in the young promotions history, but it didn't end in the way fans expected. Young Featherweight prospect Mark Striegl made a successful ONE debut with a rear naked choke win over previously undefeated Casey Suire at 3:48 of round 1. The main event ended in bizarre fashion…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 4-19-15

UFC on FOX 15 had every MMA fans attention this past Saturday. Four big time fights highlighted the main card, and boy did they deliver. Women's Strawweight prospect Paige VanZant kept her hype train going with a dominate unanimous decision win over Felice Herrig. Another young fighter, Featherweight Max Holloway, added another victory to his…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 4-12-15

Even though injuries and other various things have plagued the last two World Series of Fighting fight cards, they still have managed to entertain. At WSOF 20 lightweight Nick Newell regained some of his momentum by earning a unanimous decision win over Joe Condon. The main event, which featured a last minute (or rather days)…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 3-29-15

Fight of the year candidates are few and far between, but this weekend, MMA fans were treated with two. One took place at Bellator 135 and the other was at WSOF 19. Starting with Bellator 135, Light Heavyweight Francis Carmont earned his first victory inside the Bellator cage with a unanimous decision victory over Guilherme…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 3-22-15

The Heavyweight title was on the line at Legacy FC 40. Cody East retained that title with a TKO victory over Brice Ritani-Coe at 1:41 of round 2. Titan Fighting Championship did something on Friday they had never done in their history, put four belts up for grabs in a single night. At Titan FC…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 3-15-15

ONE Championship 25 - formerly known as "ONE FC" - started off the weekend of MMA action. Women's Flyweight Ann Osman earned a first round rear naked choke victory over Walaa Abbas at 2:23. And Brazilian Flyweight Adriano Moraes successfully defended his belt against Asuka Mikami by unanimous decision. CES MMA 28, the newest promotion…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 3-8-15

After last weekends bulk of MMA events, this weekend only had one major promotion in action. At RFA 24 Bantamweight Derrick Minner earned a dominating unanimous decision win over Marvin Blumer. Marvin's brother fared a little better with a crazy spinning back fist KO win. The fight which took place in the Bantamweight division saw…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 3-1-15

Legacy FC 39 kicked off the busy weekend of MMA. Former UFC Featherweight Daniel Pineda defeated Tom Webb via triangle choke at :49 of round 1. Leonardo Leite claimed the Middleweight title with a TKO win over Larry Crowe coming at 2:19 of round 2. Next was the return of Invicta Fighting Championship. At Invicta…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 2-15-15

Thursday night MMA is a rare occurrence, but when it happens it makes for a great early start to the weekend. WSOF 18 did jut that by giving fans Thursday night fights. Lightweight Shane Campbell made a successful WSOF debut with a win over Derek Boyle via TKO at :31 of round 3. In the…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 2-8-15

After a week long absence, Pablo Diablo's Five Round Review is back!  Last week was a bad week to take off with everything happening in regards to failed drug tests between Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz. Either way, it is time to recap what went down this past week in the world of MMA. At…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 1-25-15

The Ultimate Fighting Championship made its way to Stockholm, Sweden for UFC on FOX 14. The first fight on the main card kicked things off with a bang as Featherweight Sam Sicilia knocked out Akira Corassani at 3:26 of round 1. In the next fight, Light Heavyweight Ryan Bader kept things standing for a majority…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 1-18-15

The first busy weekend of mixed martial arts in 2015 was kicked off with Bellator 132. Light Heavyweight Virgil Zwicker redeemed himself with a split decision win over Houston Alexander. In a number one contender Featherweight contest, Georgi Karakhanyan impressed with a guillotine choke that put Bubba Jenkins to sleep at 1:49 of round 1.…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 1-11-15

While this weekend lacked MMA events and many fans were looking forward to next weekends triple header, Resurrection Fighting Alliance attempted to cure the need for the sport for the time being. Featherweight Mark Dickman, who was forced to forfeit 50 percent of his fight purse due to missing weight horrendously, defeated Donald Sanchez via…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 1-4-15

While many were looking forward to UFC 182, only the hardcore MMA fans were zoned in on IGF Inoki Bom-Ba-Ye 2014. The year end fight card featured such veterans as Shinya Aoki, Satoshi Ishii and Mirko "CroCop". Aoki, the ONE FC Lightweight champion, defeated Yuki Yamamoto via twister submission at 1:21 of round 1. Heavyweight…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 12-21-14

As they often do, ONE FC kicked off the final full weekend of MMA in 2014. They did so with a Beijing Flyweight and Featherweight tournament. Li Wei Bin defeated Wang Wei by unanimous decision to win the Flyweight tournament. He made it to the finals by winning his semifinal fight against Hao Yi Jie…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 12-14-14

Last Friday a landmark season of The Ultimate Fighter came to an end. The TUF 20 Finale crowned the first ever Women's Strawweight champion. Carla Esparza won that belt in impressive fashion, derailing the Rose Namajunas hype train. Esparza won in round 3 via rear naked choke at 1:26. Other notable winners included Charles Oliveira,…
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Pablo Diablo’s Five Round Review 12-7-14

As the year in MMA gradually comes to an end, each promotion begins to put their best fighters on each card to end with a bang. If this weekend wasn't evidence of that I don't know what is. ONE FC made its way to the Philippines for ONE FC 23. Roger Gracie made his promotional…
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IT FIGHT SERIES 29 RECAP

On Saturday Nov. 22, a packed Star Indoor Sports in Westerville Ohio marked the return to Columbus for Iron Tiger Fight Series. The promotion which holds events in Toledo, Bellefontaine and Columbus was warmly welcomed with a large and rowdy crowd of MMA fans. Seven total amateur fights took place with six professional bouts finishing…
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